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Prizegiving 2021

Congratulations to all our prize winners at our 2021 Prizegiving, held on Sunday 5 December in the Centennial Chapel.

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Preparatory School Prize Winners

Rory Cook – General Excellence 6S
Jaden Jia – General Excellence 6S
Alexa Collis – General Excellence 6S
Eva Crawford – Meritorious Effort in Year 6S
Isla Ratcliffe – Meritorious Effort in Year 6S
Kalisa Zhang – Meritorious Effort in Year 6S
Sophie Schouten – General Excellence 6T
Estelle Russell – General Excellence 6T
Oliver Gilbert – General Excellence 6T
William Nicholls – Meritorious Effort in Year 6T
Anthony Song – Meritorious Effort in Year 6T
Anna Lewis – Meritorious Effort in Year 6T
Fraser Walls – General Excellence 7A
Niamh McNeill – General Excellence 7A
RuoLin (Lauren) Li – General Excellence 7A
Ashton Croy – Meritorious Effort in Year 7A
Amy Medland – Meritorious Effort in Year 7A
Madison Gear – Meritorious Effort in Year 7A
Hanxi (Cicy) Chen – General Excellence 7C
Yuxin (Alice) Chen – General Excellence 7C
Finn Bruwer – General Excellence 7C
Elliot Munt – Meritorious Effort in Year 7C
Angus Laing – Meritorious Effort in Year 7C
Rosie Simpson – Meritorious Effort in Year 7C
Honour Fraher-Richardson – General Excellence 7S
Carrie O’Donnell – General Excellence 7S
Allegra Voice – General Excellence 7S
Charlie Russell – Meritorious Effort in Year 7S
Cooper Pringle – Meritorious Effort in Year 7S
Emma Geddes – Meritorious Effort in Year 7S
Milla Oxenham – General Excellence 7T
Logan Scott – General Excellence 7T
George Flanagan – General Excellence 7T
Elliot Evans – Meritorious Effort in Year 7T
Femke McLean – Meritorious Effort in Year 7T
Eden Taylor – Meritorious Effort in Year 7T
Sasha McIntyre – General Excellence 8A
Teresa Steiner – General Excellence 8A
Liam Symes – General Excellence 8A
Sayler Hedgcock – Meritorious Effort in Year 8A
Lila Waghorn – Meritorious Effort in Year 8A
Ella Buchanan – Meritorious Effort in Year 8A
Tom Simpson – General Excellence 8C
Ania Kuziel – General Excellence 8C
Emily Watt – General Excellence 8C
Jessica Drury – Meritorious Effort in Year 8C
Anya Fang – Meritorious Effort in Year 8C
Mack Hooper – Meritorious Effort in Year 8C
Daniel Liu – General Excellence 8S
Sam Foote – General Excellence 8S
Daisy Huang – General Excellence 8S
Ethan Lam – General Excellence 8S
William Crawford – Meritorious Effort in Year 8S
Samuel Hall – Meritorious Effort in Year 8S
Katie Foot – General Excellence 8T
Karishma Jeram – General Excellence 8T
Hannah Withers – General Excellence 8T
George Bissland – Meritorious Effort in Year 8T
Gemma Hawker – Meritorious Effort in Year 8T
Caitlin O’Donnell – Meritorious Effort in Year 8T

Pipe Band Awards:

The Hugh W Thompson Cup for Preparatory School Side Drumming: Ethan Lam
The Hilson Trophy for the Most Improved Preparatory School Player in the Pipe Band: Sam Foote and Daniel Liu
The J D Mcdonald Trophy for Junior Piping: Maggie McConnochie

Public Speaking and Music:

Lye Family Cup for Public Speaking: Ewan Mander
Preparatory School Prize for Instrumental Music: Anya Fang
Benjamin Murray Cup for Contribution to Preparatory School Music: Jessica Drury
Worsley Prize for Singing: Annie Young
Sparks & Black Challenge Cup for Musicianship in the Preparatory School Choir: Emily Watt and Benjamin Dunster

The Arts and Technology:

Preparatory School Cup for Dance and Drama: Tane Claxton and Abigail Wiseman
St Andrew’s College – Ballet Academy Dancer of the Year: Taylah Zhang
Preparatory School Cup for Speech and Drama: Sylvia James
Preparatory School Prize for Art: Hannah Withers
Merrilyn Hight Food and Technology Prize: Olivia Ratcliffe and Tadhg Molony
Preparatory School Prize for Hard Materials Technology: Georgia Lewis

Sports Awards:

Amelia McGoldrick Memorial Cup for the Best All Round Sportswoman in Year 8: Sasha McIntyre
Cartwright Cup for the Best All Round Sportsman in Year 8:
Tom Simpson and Beau Robertson

Year 8 Contribution or Service Awards:

Gormley Cup for Meritorious Effort in Year 8: Ken Minh-Ky Pham and Cherng-Jung (Alina) Ho
Harrison Cup for Endeavour and Helpfulness: Elissa Croy
Kennedy Cup for Diligence and Academic Improvement in Year 8: Tadhg Molony
Farmer Cup for Contribution to the Year 8 Year Group: Annie Young

Major Awards:

St John Trophy for the Best All Round Student in Year 8: Charlotte Kyle

The M J Hill Cup for Proxime Accessit of the Preparatory School: Kate Ramsay

The J R Bierwirth Cup for Dux of the Preparatory School: Matthew Bluck

Secondary School Prize Winners

Year 9

Joshua Adams – Mathematics Prize, Te Reo Māori Prize, General Excellence
Cameron Aldridge – Geography Prize, General Excellence
James Anthony – Allan Myall Memorial Prize for Science, General Excellence
Paige Atkinson – Design and Visual Communication Prize
Fraser Balasingam – General Excellence
Max Barclay – General Excellence
Charlotte Bull – General Excellence
Anisha Chand – Japanese Prize, General Excellence
Isabella Cody – Reynolds Cup for the Best Religious Education Project
Penny Dai – Art Prize
Amber de Wit – Physical Education and Health Prize
Scarlett Gray – Japanese Prize, English Department Cup for Public Speaking, General Excellence
Hansen Hong – General Excellence
Jasmine Hooker – General Excellence
Violet Inkson – Charles Lloyd Memorial Prize for Agriscience
Miu Kim – Music Prize, General Excellence
Jonty Lang – English Prize, General Excellence
William Lindores – Materials Technology Prize
Harry Long – Consumer Studies Prize
Adam MacFarlane – General Excellence
Joshua Nicolson – General Excellence
Daniel Officer – General Excellence
George Paterson – General Excellence
Minh Khoi Pham – General Excellence
Maria (Masha) Pospolitak – Social Studies Prize
William Sherborne – General Excellence
Elia Short – ACEE Prize, General Excellence
Katherine Simcock – French Prize
Ella Van der Bent – Fabric Technology Prize
Sophia Voice – History Prize, Athlete Sports Development Prize
Cayden Wang – Digital Technology Prize
Gemma Wong – Food Technology Prize
Maya Wylie – General Excellence

Premium Year Group Prize

Dennis McIlraith Cup for a student making a Positive Contribution to the Year Group: Ethan Higgs
St Andrew’s Cup for All-round Excellence in Year 9: Katherine Simcock

Year 10

Hannah Burnett – Michael Ardley Cup for Religious Education, Fabric Technology Prize
Madeline Clucas – General Excellence
William Couper – ACEE Prize
Jack Flanagan – David Sheard Cup for Middle School Drama
Charlie Haigh – P J McKenzie Memorial Prize for Science, General Excellence
James Hart – Japanese Prize, General Excellence
Jaden Hu – General Excellence
Brooke Hughes – General Excellence
Christine Jeon – General Excellence
Eilish Johns – General Excellence
Grace Kempthorne – General Excellence
Alexander Kinney – D A Lundy Memorial Prize for Agriscience
Hayden Lam – Music Prize
Georgia Manion – General Excellence
Holly Maraki – Physical Education Prize, Athlete Sports Development Prize, Te Reo Māori Prize, General Excellence
Fred McRae – Walter J MacGibbon Memorial Prize for Agriscience
Aine Molony – General Excellence
Aaron Moore – Digital Technology Prize
Molly-Belle Morrow – General Excellence
Max Murphy – Geography Prize
Felix Parkinson – Design and Visual Communication Prize, General Excellence
Xanthe Pearce – Cup for an Outstanding Contribution to Middle School Drama
Oscar Reed – Social Studies Prize
Billie Revis – T D Burnett Memorial Prize for an Essay on a Pioneer Family, French Prize
Carter Rhodes – General Excellence
Samuel Scott – General Excellence
Victor Sherborne – General Excellence
Megan Simpson – John Storry Memorial Prize for English and Mathematics, J A Henry Memorial Prize for English, Spanish Prize, Temple Bowl for Public Speaking, Year 11 Science Prize awarded to a Year 10 student, Classics–History Prize, General Excellence
Jaxon Skews – Art Prize
Sea-am Thompson – Food Technology Prize, Russell Kent Cup for Middle School Singing, General Excellence
Saskia Wells – Materials Technology Prize
Chantelle Xiong – Mathematics Prize, Economic Studies Prize, General Excellence
Cherry Zhou – General Excellence

Premium Year Group Prizes

St Andrew’s Cup for the Best All-round Junior Sportswoman: Megan Simpson
Mauger Family Cup for the Best All-round Junior Sportsman: William Lemon
St Andrew’s Cup for the Most Positive Contribution to the Year Group: Tamaroa Connelly
J R Little Memorial Cup for All Round Excellence in Year 10: Megan Simpson

Year 11

Katelyn Beckmann – Accounting Prize
Jedd Bright – General Excellence
Lily Champion-Smith – Physical Education Prize, Burton-Davis Cup for Public Speaking
Nina Clarke – Merrilyn Hight Memorial Prize for Food and Nutrition
Jonah Cropp – Drama Prize
Naomi Dana – Physical Education Prize, Music Prize, General Excellence
Shannan Delany – General Excellence
Jaime Donnelly – Science Prize
Finlay Fairweather-Logie – Economics Prize, General Excellence
Jacob Giles – Digital Technology Prize, Physical Science Prize, General Excellence
Holly Gilray – Design and Visual Communication Prize
Hamish Greenwood – Lindsay Ayers Cup for Effort in Workshop Technology
Lorna Hart – General Excellence
Ryan Hawker – Physical Education Prize
Alexandra Irwin – English Prize, Michael Harding Memorial Prize for Mathematics, General Excellence
Emily Keith – English Prize, French Prize, General Excellence
Kyra Lazor – General Excellence
Marco Leighs – Spanish Prize
Gemma Lewis – General Excellence
Quentin Lovatt – Caroline Stanton Cup for Contribution to Middle School Music
Annika MacDonald – General Excellence
Evangeline McNeill – General Excellence
Juliet Noordanus – Fabric Technology Prize
Lachlan Odlin – English Prize, Year 12 Mathematics Prize awarded to a Year 11 Student, Year 12 Physics and Chemistry Combined Prize awarded to a Year 11 Student, General Excellence
Connor Ott – General Excellence
Caitlin Roberts – General Excellence
Poppy Rumble – Art Prize
William Russell – Geography Prize
George Rutherford – Transitional Studies Prize
Kyle Sander – General Excellence
Meghan Shearer – Michael Harding Memorial Prize for Mathematics, Biology Prize, General Excellence
Fergus Sidey – PTA Prize for Materials Technology
Luke Slee – Science Prize
Kyrielle Spenner – General Excellence
Marshall Stokes – Agristudies Prize
Penelope Taulafo – Te Reo Māori Prize
Friederica Todhunter – David McKee Dickson Memorial Prize for Agriscience, General Excellence
Oskar Trafford – Paddy Hilson Memorial Trophy for Senior Piping, D C McKenzie Trophy for the Pipe Major
Radha Vallabh – General Excellence
Holly Walker – Japanese Prize, Science Prize, P D Keir Prize for History
Torin Ward – Michael Harding Memorial Prize for Mathematics, General Excellence
Belle Watson – Physical Education Prize
Lauren Whittaker – Physical Education NCEA Prize

Premium Year Group Prizes

Box Family Cup for Middle School Sporting Excellence (Boys): Duncan McCall
Scott Family Cup for Middle School Sporting Excellence (Girls): Lauren Whittaker
Burrows Family Cup for the Most Valuable Contribution to the Year Group: Lauren Whittaker
S J Long Cup for All-round Excellence in Year 11: Gemma Lewis

Year 12

Ethan Adams – Digital Technology Prize
Sarah Anthony – Henderson-Scally Cup for Excellence in Stage Management, General Excellence
Kiara Bercelli – Physical Education Prize, Spanish Prize
Meg Bowden Cooke – Mathematics with Statistics Prize
Charlotte Brown – Cairns Cup for Ballet Excellence, General Excellence
Matthew Butler – General Excellence
Georgia Chadderton – General Excellence
Chang (Jerry) Chang – ESOL Prize
Tom Edwards – General Excellence
Zoe Elmey – Fabric Technology Prize
Jonty Foote – General Excellence
Eloise Fraser – Agribusiness Prize
Rico Gamble – General Excellence
Toby Harvie – Year 13 Calculus Prize for a Year 12 Student, Year 13 Digital Prize for a Year 12 Student, Year 13 Physics and Chemistry Combined Prize awarded to a Year 12 Student, General Excellence
Terry He – Mathematics-Calculus Prize
Rachel Holyoake – J Davidson Trophy for Tenor Drumming, Mark Stewart Cup for Service to the Choir
Harrison Hooker – K R Wallace Memorial Prize for Accounting
Jacob Horrey – Design and Visual Communication Prize, Materials Technology Prize, General Excellence
Thomas Kamo – A L Andrew Cup for Year 12 History, Classical Studies Prize, General Excellence
Sarah Kennelly – Food, Hospitality and Nutrition Prize
Grace Lawrence – Music Prize, Sir Ben Dickinson Music Award, Stephen Hartley Cup for Excellence in Theatre Crafts, General Excellence
Callum Lockhart – General Excellence
Moana MacDonald – Art–Design Prize, General Excellence
Bianca Marshall – Business Studies Prize
Benjamin McKeown – Physics Prize, General Excellence
Elliot Menzies – Economics Prize, General Excellence
Isla Miers – The Burrows Agricultural Cup
Brooke Moodie – Science Prize
Seth Moore – Travel and Tourism Prize
Hermione Murden – Art–Painting Prize
Thomas Rae – Art–Photography Prize
William Reynolds – General Excellence
Grace Richan – Media Prize
Charlotte Roche – Geography Prize, General Excellence
Emelia Rozen – ANZ Cup for Transitional Studies
Corin Simcock – French Prize, General Excellence
Jack Stokes – Agristudies Prize
Ryan Watson – Agriscience Prize
Estee Wilke – L W Stewart Memorial Prize for Senior Singing
Harry Withers – English Literature Prize, Drama Prize, Mark Ellerm Cup for Senior Public Speaking, General Excellence
XiLin (Alan) Xie – Chemistry Prize
Cindy Xiong – Sir Ben Dickinson Music Award, General Excellence
Wenjin (Katie) Zhang – Japanese Prize
Luke Zhu – Biology Prize

Premium Year Group Prizes

Bill Thompson Memorial Cup for All-round Excellence in Year 12: Corin Simcock
E. N. T. Reese Memorial Award for the Top Academic Performance in Year 12: Toby Harvie and Luke Zhu

Year 13

Madeline Bailey – Biology Prize, General Excellence
Milo Betts – ANZ Cup for Transitional Studies, Prize for an Individual Contribution to Television and Film
Oscar Bloom – Geography Prize, Beanland Cup for Year 13 History, Dr Erwin Memorial Prize for English and History, Thomas and Wall Cup for Debating, General Excellence
Alice Burnett – Media Prize, Ferguson Cup for Composition, Kerrin P Sharpe Cup for Promise in Creative Writing
George Burrowes – New Zealand Institute of Physics Prize
Archie Calder – Andrew McIlraith Memorial Prize for Materials Technology, Agristudies Prize
Jack Calder – S.T.A.D.A. Cup for Drama, Drama Prize
Alexandra Chadderton – Art–Design Prize, General Excellence
Alvin Chen – Japanese Prize
Shiyu Feng – English Prize for Speakers of Other Languages
Benjamin Ferrier – Art–Painting Prize, Art–Photography Prize, Mathematics with Calculus Prize, Ian R Little Cup for Consistent Effort in Senior Photography, General Excellence
Samuel Foote – General Excellence
Thomas Forsey – French Prize, D L Cropp Plaque for Senior Debating, General Excellence
Isabella Galvan – General Excellence
Jack Gibson – Agribusiness Prize
Sophie Goode – Business Studies Prize, H S Lewis Scholarship Prize for Accounting and Economics, W. A. C. McDonald Memorial Prize for Accounting, General Excellence
Eva Hitchon – Mathematics with Statistics Prize, English Literature Prize, Timothy Sturge Cup for Mathematics, General Excellence
Josh Inglis – Geoffrey Skinner Cup for Technical Excellence
Abby Jones – Chapel Cup for Service to Chapel, General Excellence
Felix Kenton-Smith – Classical Studies Prize, General Excellence
Mitchell Kohing – General Excellence
Alice Lane – Scenic Circle Cup for Food and Hospitality, The Merrilyn Hight Memorial Prize for Food and Nutrition
Sophia Lazor – Chemistry Prize, General Excellence
Isabella Logie – The Rentoul Family Award
William Lucas – Ian More Memorial Prize for Instrumental Music, General Excellence
Mika MacDonald – General Excellence
Madeleine May – Business Studies Prize
Regan McCann – Spanish Prize
Flynn Megaw – Music Prize, Prize for Excellence in Jazz Performance
Ariana Mellish-Temple – General Excellence
Charlie Moorhead – The Rentoul Family Award, Agriscience Prize, Science Prize, Bruce Russell Memorial Cup for Service to the Band
Arisa Mori – General Excellence
Oliver Odlin – Digital Technology Prize. Physical Science Prize, Economics Prize, General Excellence
Tobias Paull – General Excellence
Emma Prince – General Excellence
Megan Reed – General Excellence
Catelin Riordan – David A West Cup for an Outstanding Contribution to Drama
Caleb Rossiter – Prize for Technical Production on Stage and Television
Sophia Rutherford – General Excellence
Georgia Spark – Monk Cup for Practical Agricultural Skills
Montague Stamm – Fergus Copeland Memorial Bowl for Musicianship in Piping and Drumming, John McGlashan Trophy for Side Drumming
Blake Theobald – Design and Visual Communication Prize
Ella Willcox – Timberlands Cup for Physical Education, Travel and Tourism Prize
JingYang (Andy) Xu – Extension Calculus Prize, General Excellence

Special Prizes

ICAS Gold Awards:
Fraser Walls – ICAS Gold Award English Year 7
Aaron Moore – ICAS Gold Award English Year 10

Duke of Edinburgh Hillary Gold Awards: Hamish Bain, Jacob Bhatia, Sophia Clark, Alice Egan, Emma Elston, Benjamin Ferrier, Samuel Foote, Isabella Galvan, Sophie Goode, Eva Hitchon, Felix Kenton-Smith, Lucas Kerry, Alyssa Le, Isabella Logie, Ariana Mellish-Temple, Lachlan Muir, Oliver Odlin, Arden Ongley, Emma Prince, Rupert Shepherd, Molly Spark

Tuu’u Family Cup for an Outstanding Contribution to Intercultural Relationships: Jaime Howell
Collins Cup for Culture: Catelin Riordan and Scarlett Rumble
Charles Young Cup for Senior Music: Samuel Foote
Prize for Excellence in Chamber Music: Samuel Jeon
Duncan Field Cup for all-round contribution to Year 13: Charlie Moorhead
Tapper-Green Cup for Citizenship: Jenna Meikle
A. R. Liddell Memorial Trophy for Service to Sport: Blake Richards
Rocklea Cup for Champion House (MacGibbon 2021):
Liam (JT) Longley, Georgia Spark
Ullrich Trophy for all-round Sporting Excellence (Boys): Cameron Slee
Ladies Circle Cup for all-round Sporting Excellence (Girls):
Kiara Bercelli
Trophy for Senior Sportsman of the Year:
Taiko Torepe-Ormsby
Ladies Committee Cup for Sportswoman of the Year:
Isabella Galvan
McKenzie Cup for Service to the House:
Jenna Meikle
D. C. Wilson Memorial Prize and the Dianne MacDonald Cup for Head of Girls’ Boarding: Sophie Innes
D. C. Wilson Memorial Prize and Letham family Cup for Head of Boys’ Boarding: Jake Jackways
Oughton Cup for Deputy Head Girl: Isabella Galvan
Newton Cup for Deputy Head Boy: Arden Ongley
Clive Crozier Memorial Prize and Brookes Family Cup for the Head Girl:
Tapenisa Havea
Clive Crozier Memorial Prize and Yee Family Cup for the Head Boy: Jack Calder
Faletoese Cup for best all-rounder in Year 13 (Boys): Felix Kenton-Smith
Suter Family Cup for best all-rounder in Year 13 (Girls): Eva Hitchon

Proxime Accessit: Eva Hitchon
David Wilton Prize for the Dux: Oliver Odlin

Prizegiving Flickr Album



Congratulations to all our prize winners at our 2021 Prizegiving.